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Sep 30, 2012 12:00am EDT
the butler did it. the trial of pope benedict's former butler went on today. he is accused of passing on information to journalists. it is considered one of the worst breaches of security in vatican history. if convicted, he faces up to eight years behind bars. news around the nation now. we have more information on that debt the workplace shooting in minneapolis. the parents of the shooter say they were so concerned about their son's paranoia they enrolled in a class for families of the mentally ill. he was fired from his job by thursday morning. he returned to the business later that day and opened fire. he killed five people before he turned the gun on himself. a giant in journalism. tonight people remembering the life of arthur ochs sulzberger. the former new york times publisher died today after a long illness. he took charge of the paper in 1963. over the years the times influence and province -- profits grew. he was 86 years old. there was a sequel on the highways of los angeles. it was the beginning of carmeggedon ii. police say traffic was light and drivers are staying away f
ABC
Oct 3, 2012 2:35am EDT
of the pope's former butler. he did take the stand and admitted he took thousand of documents from the pope's private apartment and leaked them to the media. >> with that admission he said he is innocent because he did it for the good of the church. here's abc's jeffrey kaufmann. >> reporter: the pope's butler confess heed stole the documents from his boss and leaked them to the media to expose evil and corruption in the church. paolo gabriele is in court here facing vatican justice and we are getting a rare glimpse inside a world that feeds on secrecy. >> gabriele seemed calm, serious, a bit tense at times. >> reporter: no one was closer to the pope, wake him in the morning bringing him his meals. when investigators raided gabriele's apartment their carried 82 boxes of evidence including stolen documents. gabriele is accused of being the source of damni ining leaks as as best selling books that portray the vatican as a sea of corruption and cronyism, construction contracts given to friends, people buying audiences with the pope for $13,000. >> it's become painfully clear that he does not h
ABC
Oct 6, 2012 7:00am EDT
a son to him. >>> also, we have breaking news from the vatican, where the pope's butler has just been convicted of leaking controversial documents. it's one of the most damaging scandals to hit the pope. we'll have a live report coming up from rome. >> the butler leaked the documents to help the pope. we'll tell you what his sentence is. >>> the new jobs numbers showing unemployment at its lowest level in years. now, allegations that the administration is cooking the books. do those charges have any merit? we'll take a closer look at that. >> pretty shocking charges there. >>> and a preview of the debate everyone really wants to see. the comedian versus the cable news anchor. jon stewart and bill o'reilly faceoff in rumble 2012. we'll handicap the showdown and look at how the opponents are getting ready. is stewart really prepping with colbert and a chicken? nothing would surprise me with jon stewart. >> sounds about right. >>> we're going to start with an amber alert in colorado. the fbi has joined the search for jessica rodriguez, last seen leaving for school yesterday morning. she
ABC
Sep 29, 2012 11:30pm EDT
will improve safety. plus why this butler is on trial. and in southern california, these drive
ABC
Oct 3, 2012 12:00am EDT
, they released this starring a romney employee. >> i've been a butler in the house of romney since before master romney was born and we, his faithful servants are like the invisible people. and that's just as it should be. he doesn't realize the services i provide, but if he did, i wouldn't be a very good butler, would think? much like the gears in lord romney's finest swiss watch my purpose is to remain hidden, moving hither and thither with the utmost discretion, making sure all his affairs run smoothly. just last week, as i was wiping him, sweet mitt mistook me for an ottoman. my best work yet. good show. jolley good show. >> paid for by manserve and th s -- manservants for mitt. >> we have michael charles roman, he's with us. we have music from psy, the gangnam style guy and we'll be right back with ty burrell from "modern family." so stick around. the applebee's 2 for $20 is one appetizer, two entrees for just 20 bucks. only the best dishes make the menu. it's a southwest showdown. the chefs are coming out choppin'! you can taste the tension in the room! this is really distracting. [ berman
ABC
Oct 2, 2012 7:00am EDT
's butler has been charged with stealing documents from the pope's desk, passing them on to a reporter. he will take the stand today in a trial. and jeffrey kofman is there to cover it. >> reporter: the pope's butler says he leaked documents to expose evil corruption in the church. today, he is facing vatican justice. and we are getting a rare glimpse inside a world that feeds on secrecy. >> he seemed calm, serious. a bit tense at times. >> reporter: no one was closer to the pope, waking him in the morning, bringing him his meals. but investigators raided his apartment, they carried off 82 boxes of evidence, including stolen documents. he is accused of being the source of damning leaks that filled the papers here all spring. saying the vatican was a sea of prupgs and coneyism. people buying audiences with the pope. >> it became painfully clear he does not have his hands on the rudder. he looks very much like a weak pope. >> reporter: the pope returned to the vatican yesterday after three months at his summer residence outside rome. at 85, he is noticeably in decline. the papacy -- the lead
ABC
Oct 3, 2012 7:00am EDT
called "the butler." oprah sent the snapshot out after wrapping up the good-bye love scene with co-star terrence howard. the good-bye love scene, ladies and gentlemen. >> i think this might be oprah's first love scene. no wonder she's smoking that cigarette. >> the butler. there's so many places we're not going to go after that, elizabeth. "the butler" hits theaters in 2013. but you saw it here on the news that pops. >> thank you, sam. >>> i think we need weather from a very, very credible weather person some place out in the field. i believe our sam champion is in times square right now. is that possible? sam? >> good morning. i couldn't hear a thing. i know what you were doing was brilliant. but i couldn't hear a word of it. let's start with weather. in the northeast today, here in times square, we have a lot of fog in the area. this fog will be slow to burn off. it's causing real travel trouble in the skies and on the ground. and that's trapped between the two front spots. it's going to be humid and a little warm. here in central florida, where it is probably the rainiest season
ABC
Oct 2, 2012 5:00am EDT
long life >> . pope benedict's butler is expected to take the stand today. stealingr church document and giving them to a journalist. say that he the crime and said by the holyred spirit. faces four years in prison if convicted. >> soon we will learn if the efforts to find the body andhoffa were - jimmy hoffa. >> the teamsters boss disappeared in the 1970's. a driveway was dug up and they are testing the soil. >> investigators searching for answers after a truck and an amtrak train collided in california, injuring 20 people. the truck driver failed to center. dileo cars and locomotives off the center how fast they were going. 170 people were on the train headed from oakland to bakersfield. the federal government examining incidents in which passenger seats came loose mid flight on american airlines planes. saturday, a flight from miami made an landing after receipts came loose. monday a flight from new york to miami had to return to kennedy t as well,. the faa said both planes recently and underwent work.nance >> it's 5:49. at&t looking to step up the competition with prepaid phone c
ABC
Oct 3, 2012 4:00am EDT
in the upcoming movie, "the butler." she has a sultry expression on with a cigarette in her hand. >> it's a different side of oprah than we've seen before. >> hey, girl. >> this movie about a guy that worked in the white house under eight presidents. so, terrence howard and her in a very interesting photo. she's remembered her spirit, i guess. >>> another photo getting lots of attention is from sunday's patriots' game, in which they blew out the bills. >> there's brandon lloyd doing his superman impression, catching tom brady's touchdown pass. looking closely -- look at his smile. the grin, all of that earning him the title of ridiculously photogenic football player. >> lloyd's the newest in the string of ridiculously photogenic people, which began last spring with a guy running a race in south carolina. probably the first time i've ever seen somebody running with a smile on their face. >> that's a great shot. that takes his career to a whole, new level. that's great. >>> we want to say right up front here, the dog is okay. but you might not think so at first by looking at these pretty
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